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An Apartheid Oasis?: Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods in Venda

An Apartheid Oasis?: Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods in Venda

By: Edward Lahiff (author)Hardback

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This is a socio-economic study of agriculture and its contribution to livelihoods in Venda, one of the black "homelands" created in South Africa under apartheid. It is based on a survey of households in the Tshiombo irrigation scheme, a project in central Venda with around 600 plot-holders.


Land, agriculture and rural livelihoods in the homelands; the land and people of Venda; agriculture in Venda; introduction to the Tshiombo case study; household composition, income and assets at Tshiombo; agricultural production at Tshiombo; household livelihoods and the prospects for development at Tshiombo; conclusion.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780714651378
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9780714651378
  • weight: 544
  • ISBN10: 0714651370

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